There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Springfield by plane, taxi, shuttle, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Springfield  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Springfield (SGF) MHK - SGF

$415 - $1,754

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Springfield, MO 121

$104 - $146

2 alternative options

Fly to Joplin, taxi  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Joplin (JLN) MHK - JLN
  2. Take a taxi from Joplin to Springfield

$539 - $1,994

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Springfield 280.6 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Springfield is 225 miles. The road distance is 280.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Springfield without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 8 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Manhattan to Springfield, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manhattan Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 53 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Springfield is 281 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Manhattan to Springfield.

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American Airlines offers flights from Manhattan Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Springfield. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Manhattan Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Springfield.
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  • Distance: 225.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, KS, USA and Springfield, MO, USA?

American Airlines flies from Manhattan to Springfield every 2 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manhattan to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Manhattan to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,800
Flights from Manhattan to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Manhattan to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Manhattan to Joplin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Manhattan to Joplin via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Bus operators
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Springfield, MO
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Joplin to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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